Samantha Smeadley braces for a flu shot at the Macomb County Health Clinic in Warren. (WWJ/Sandra McNeill) FILE PHOTO

Shot Still Recommended For This Season’s Flu Activity

Every flu season is different and it can last through the spring so DHWP reminds residents that it is not too late to get the shot

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/09/2015

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Visitor Restrictions At Children’s Hospital Due To High Volume Of Flu Cases

Doctors say starting Monday only parents, legal guardians or visitors 18 and older will be able to visit patients at the hospital.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/29/2014

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Officials: Mich.’s Vaccination Rates Are Dropping

Doctors and public health officials are warning that immunization rates have dropped in Michigan and are urging parents to get their kids vaccinated.



Flu Shot Immunization May Be A Matter Of Education

Right now there are 30 states that are reporting cases of the flu … and the peak doesn’t hit until January and February.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/12/2011


Doctors Urge Immunizations For Michigan Children

The largest measles outbreak in the U.S. in more than a decade has made it all the more important for children in Michigan to get immunized against the potentially fatal disease, the Michigan Academy of Family Physicians said Wednesday.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/17/2011

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Walmart, Sam’s Club Offer Low-Cost Flu Shots At Stores

Walmart and Sam’s Club will offer flu shot clinics by Mollen Immunization Clinics, now available in more than 4,100 select stores and clubs nationwide.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/11/2011